Ardillieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ardillieres: highlights and tourist information

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Ardillieres is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 23 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Ardillieres is 395 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Surgeres at 12 km and Rochefort at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ardillieres, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ardillieres in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Ardillieres

Markets in and near Ardillieres

  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (12km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (15km)
  • Chatelaillon-Plage: market Tuesday & Friday & (15km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Aytre: market Friday (20km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Rochelle: market every day (23km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Ardillieres, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Ardillieres, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ardillieres.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (23km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (40km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (41km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (28km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (34km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (18km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (27km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (27km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (36km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (42km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (48km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (39km)
  • Zoo de la Palmyre (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ardillieres

Canton: Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis

Arrondissement: Rochefort

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17290

Distance to Ardillieres

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 395 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 694 km

from Bordeaux: 138 km

from Strasbourg: 709 km

Getting here

Ardillieres is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Ardillieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballon, Chambon, Cire-d'Aunis, Forges, Landrais, Le Thou, Muron and Pere.

This page in French: Visiter Ardillieres